Incredible. I search for this plant every year. The scent is wonderful and the plant is beautiful and easy to grow.
Atlantis Heliotrope Heliotropium arborescens
- Part Sun to Sun
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
Intense blue, vanilla-scented blooms all season; heat tolerantFragrant FlowerAttracts:BirdsButterfliesHummingbirds
CharacteristicsPlant Type:AnnualHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:6 - 12 InchesSpacing:10 - 14 InchesSpread:10 - 14 InchesFlower Colors:PurpleFlower Shade:PurpleFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:Dark GreenHabit:UprightContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Sun to SunMaintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Planting To FrostHardiness Zones:9a, 9b, 10a, 10b, 11a, 11bWater Category:AverageUses:ContainerUses:LandscapeUses Notes:
Use in hanging baskets, beds, borders and window boxesMaintenance Notes:
Pinching plants will encourage blooming, deadheading will encourage continuous bloom.
The violet-blue flowers smell of fresh vanilla. Quick to bloom with a very compact habit.Atlantis Heliotropium arborescens 'Atlanta' USPP 11,326
Karen, Oklahoma, United States, 9 years ago
Loved the plant but have been unable to find it again or the seeds for it.Mary Purdy, Nebraska, United States, 9 years ago
This plant is very beautiful, and grows very quickly and smells wonderful.Susan, Oregon, United States, 9 years ago